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Real change in our country has never been easy. The main avenue for its success has always been by pushing, and pushing, and pushing against prevailing standards and power blocks. What may look impossible today becomes less so if pressure continues and expands. The right wing certainly knows this. Today’s liberals/progressives seem not to be […]
It’s bitter sweet to be writing about prisons during the week that Gil Scott-Heron died. I believe that Gil did some time for possession of cocaine. That tells you so much about the current purpose of the incarceration industry. I guess there’s a good chance that with a record and prison time that Gil lost […]
Chapter 2 of Bev Harris’s book Black Box Voting tells the story of former Nebraska Governor Chuck Hagel. Hagel won a surprise landslide election against a Democrat who had been leading in the polls. What’s suspicious is that the votes were counted by machines produced by Hagel’s former company, American Information Systems (later renamed ES&S). […]